Russell Westbrook Sets NBA Record With 10th Straight Triple-Double

Ruben Hill
February 12, 2019

While Westbrook and George accomplished a rare feat on Monday, the game proved to be a crucial win for the Thunder as they now hold the tiebreaker over the Trail Blazers after clinching the season series.

Westbrook finished with 21 points, 14 rebounds, and 11 assists to break the record in a 120-111 win over the Portland Trail Blazers.

Thunder team-mate Paul George top scored in the match with 47 points.

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook recorded his 10th straight triple-double Monday, surpassing Wilt Chamberlain for the longest streak in National Basketball Association history. The game between the two teams is the third of the season, as the Thunder walked away victorious in the first two.

Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook broke a 51-year-old National Basketball Association record when he achieved a triple-double in 10 consecutive games. Oscar Robertson is the only other player in league history to have averaged a triple-double throughout a season.

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